Shovel Operator Trainer. One Key. Mining Job Bowen Basin.

Rope Shovel / Excavator Trainer Job

One Key Resources – Fortitude Valley QLD are currently seeking an experienced Rope Shovel / Excavator Trainer to commence work at a mine site near Dysart in the Bowen Basin.

The successful Rope Shovel / Excavator Trainer will have the below:

  • Minimum 3 years experience operating rope shovels
  • Minimum 6 – 12 months providing individual operator training on rope shovels and excavators
  • Extensive experience operating XPB/C 4100 rope shovels
  • Experience operating excavators 500T plus
  • RII's [...Learn about RII's] competencies

You will also have:

  • Cert IV TAE – Training & Assessing
  • RII's [...Learn about RII's] S1, S2, S3
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* or BMA Induction
  • Current Coal Board Medical (CBM)
  • Drivers Licence
  • Willingness to undergo a D&A screening and PEM

In return, they offer:

  • Immediate start
  • FIFO from Brisbane/Cairns/Townsville
  • Meals and accommodation provided
  • Rental car to camp, DIDO/BIBO from camp to site
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Weekly pay
  • Take advantage of our Key Connect program. We offer our employee services program to all our employees which includes travel, financial services, and so much more! Let us do the leg work for you!

(S11) (CBM) (TAE) (SUP)

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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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